The film «the Hostage» will be released in Europe and China

© provided by the company «Sky»shot from the movie HostageThe film «the Hostage» will be released in Europe and China© courtesy of the production company, «Heaven»

The film Rezo Gigienishvili «Hostage» based on real events of 1983, the summer will be released in France, the same picture will be shown in Italy, Spain, China, Poland, told reporters producer Mikhail Finogenov.

The film participated in a special program «Panorama» of the 67-th Berlin film festival. «Hostages» was included in the main competition of the Open Russian film festival «Kinotavr», held in Sochi from 7 to 14 June.

«The film will be released in France in the summer. Later, you will hire in Spain, Italy, China, Poland», — told reporters the film’s producer Mikhail Finogenov, adding that the negotiations continue and the list of countries can be increased.

The film is a joint production of Russia, Poland and Georgia, based on real events of 19 November 1983, he talks about the attempted hijacking by a group of young men and one woman — the Golden youth of Georgia. The attack killed both pilots, a flight attendant, several passengers and two of the invaders. The men were sentenced to death, a woman to 14 years in prison. The film actors Merab Ninidze, Irakli Kvirikadze and others.